Oct 6, 2012 4:00pm PDT
>>> blue angels blaze across the san francisco skyline. the city is jam-packed for an eventful weekend. >>> just when you thought it couldn't get worse, prices at the pump reach a record high. >>> a murder mystery. a quiet east bay community, woman is found dead inside her home. abc-7 news starts now. >> ama: good afternoon. i'm ama daetz. more than a million people are descending upon the city by the bay for all the festivities, including the long-standing fleet week tradition. lisa amin gulezian was at the marina green where there's blue angels just flew over. >> that sound can only mean one thing. the blue angel ares are in town for fleet week, and all eyes are on the sky above the marina green. fleet week is a tradition that welcomes the u.s. navy, marine corps and the coast guard to san san francisco. nine american and canada vessels entered the bay and docked at peer 80. causing many to stop and stare because on this day there is plenty to see. >> we came in to see the giants and we came in early to see fleet week and see the blue angels and -- there's lots to do here. >>
Oct 6, 2012 7:00am PDT
.d. power and associates appeal award two years in a row. ♪ >>> from the blue angels to blue grass, lots going on in the bay area, and a million people expected to join in on the fun, we'll tell you what's on the list, and how to get around it. >> going to be exciting. welcome back to mornings on two. >> big crowds are expected san francisco today, because a lot of this weekend's events are happening there, and we are live alone the embarcadero where things are getting busy. >> reporter: if you can avoid driving to san francisco, that would be a really good idea to leave your car at home of the we just had someone come up and say that she was charged $45 to park down in the embarcadero, so parking is at a high premium, at not only will the streets be crowded, some will be closed, like the embarcadero, for the entire weekend, it's going to be just one lane of traffic heading northbound. you can see the cars slowing down. in the right-hand lane, that's an expanded bike line. of the bicycle coalition will offer free bike valet service, another reason why they're encouraging people to bike o
Oct 2, 2012 7:00am PDT
carthy and kenny rogers and josh is awesome, here on "gma." >> good morning, i'm eric thomas. blue angels arrive tonight to kickoff fleet week around 6:15 flying into formation in sfo rehearsing around the bay this week before performing this weekend. meteorologist mike nicco has the bay area forecast. >> current conditions, good morning, 50s and 60s 75 in fremont. like yesterday 90s and 100s inland, 80s, 90s bay, 70s coast sea breeze tonight, 20° cooler by friday. >>> slow get into macarthur maze from the east shore freeway 80 westbound jammed to the toll plaza metering lights reman on. use san jose avenue, surface streets jamming up there. south 280 in san jose past 85 slow and go, accident clearing there. >>> the news continues now [ taste buds ] donuts, donuts, donuts! who are these guys? oh, that's just my buds. bacon, donuts. -my taste buds. -[ taste buds ] waffles. how about we try this new kind of fiber one cereal? you think you're going to slip some fiber by us? rookie. okay. ♪ nutty clusters and almonds, ♪ ♪ almonds. ♪ fiber one is gonna make you smile. ♪ [ male announcer ]
Oct 2, 2012 7:00am PDT
of an incredibly busy weekend across the bay. stunning. the u.s. navy blue angels will arrive in formation at san francisco international airport. they are here to take part in this week's fleet week. fleet week starts wednesday and runs through sunday. it is just part of the very busy weekend in san francisco. there are also two giants playoff games. at least one a's playoff game and a 49ers game. the america's cup also starts and the castro street fair. which one will we do? we will look at the forecast and the roads after the break. >>> welcome back. 10:28 and temperatures are soaring. it is already 70 in san francisco. we will keep climbing for the next four hours. 78 degrees in fairfield. traditionally, your coastal cities stay cool. we will let you know when the heat breaks today at 11:00. >>> an accident cleared at 280 and 17. 17 is the focus as people make the get away to the coast. not great, but better than here for temperatures. we will look at fremont at 880. southbound is congested toward mission boulevard. slow off dakota and the bay bridge toll plaza. it is starting to lighten up.